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Morning State Sports Briefs: Brewers begins interleague series with Houston

June 18, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports — The Milwaukee Brewers have had solid pitching from their starters and they hope to keep it going tonight, when they open a three-game Interleague series at Houston. Continue Reading

Ellis becomes unrestricted free agent

June 18, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports — Milwaukee Bucks’ shooting guard Monta Ellis became an unrestricted free agent yesterday, when he decided not to exercise his player option for the final year of his contract. Continue Reading

Record crowd attends Driver’s charity softball game

June 17, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

A record crowd of just over nine-thousand attended Donald Driver’s annual charity softball game near Appleton yesterday. Continue Reading

Stricker finishes eighth at the US Open

June 17, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Steve Stricker of Madison triple-bogeyed his second hole and never recovered yesterday, as he finished in a tie for eighth at the U-S Open near Philadelphia. Continue Reading

Brewers Roundup: Brewers back in last place after losing series in Cincinnati

June 17, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

The Milwaukee Brewers are back in last place after losing 2-of-3 at Cincinnati. Continue Reading

Stricker one shot behind MIckelson heading into final round of US Open

June 16, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Phil Mickelson remained atop the leaderboard after a crazy ending to Saturday’s third round at the U.S. Open Championship.
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Brewers earn first shutout of the year

June 16, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Logan Schafer tied a career high with three hits, part of a 3-for-4 effort with a pair of doubles and two RBI, as Milwaukee silenced Cincinnati, 6-0, in the middle test of a three-game series.
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UW track coach Nuttycombe announces his retirement

June 15, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

University of Wisconsin men’s track and field head coach Ed Nuttycombe announced his retirement late yesterday afternoon after 30 seasons. Continue Reading

Saturday State Sports Briefs:

June 15, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports — The starting grid is set for today’s IZOD IndyCar Series race at the Milwaukee Mile. Continue Reading

Bruce’s walk-off homer wins game for Reds over Brewers

June 15, 2013 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports — Late heroics Cincinnati’s Jay Bruce in the 10th inning lifted the Reds over the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 last night.
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